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Visual Communications Schools
In Ankeny, Iowa

Visual Communications faculty can choose to work at only one visual communications school in Ankeny. The trends in Ankeny's visual communications academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes visual communications training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Ankeny Vs. Iowa Visual Communications Employment

Ankeny 790
Iowa 2,460

Exactly 790 of Iowa's 2,460 visual communications professionals work in Ankeny. There has been a 93% growth in the number of visual communications professionals in Ankeny between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Ankeny has also increased.

Ankeny Vs. Iowa Visual Communications employment growth

2,290 2,470 2,620 2,590 2,460
410 530 690 780 790
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Iowa
  • Dark Yellow: Ankeny

Visual Communications VS. All professions salaries in Ankeny

$37,085 $40,760 $43,407 $42,303 $42,677
$38,230 $39,530 $40,840 $42,120 $43,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Visual Communications in Ankeny
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Ankeny

In Ankeny, salaries for visual communications professionals have increased. In 2010 visual communications professionals in Ankeny reportedly earned an average salary of $42,677 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, visual communications professionals in Ankeny made an average salary of $37,085 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Ankeny.

Salary percentiles for Visual communications professionals in Ankeny

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Visual communications professionals make a median salary of $42,407 per year in Ankeny. The 10% of visual communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $21,620 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $62,277 per year.

Average Salaries for Visual communications professionals and related professions in Ankeny

Visual Communications
Interior Design
Graphic Design
Web Design
Industrial Design
Computer Animation

Ankeny visual communications professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Visual Communications schools in Ankeny


There is only one accredited visual communications school in the city. Many of Ankeny's visual communications professionals are graduates of this school.

Visual Communications Programs Offered In Ankeny


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in visual communications offered by Ankeny's visual communications schools.

Student Completed Visual Communications Degrees In Ankeny


In 2010 approximately 53 students graduated from visual communications courses.

Visual Communications Faculty Salaries in Ankeny, Iowa

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